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[movies]Felicia 1965 - Stuart Roe; University of California,
SHOWS THE LIFE OF A NEGRO GIRL IN WATTS, Los Angeles, California. PRESENTS HER OBSERVATIONS ABOUT LIFE IN A SEGREGATED COMMUNITY, EXPRESSING SOME OF THE HOPES and FRUSTRATIONS OF THE NEGRO POPULATION AS A WHOLE. Shows the disadvantages, frustrations, and hopes of Negro life in an American ghetto as seen through the eyes of a young Negro girl living in Watts in suburban Los Angeles in the spring of 1965, a few months before rioting broke out...
Keywords: race; Watts; African-American
Downloads: 890
[movies]To Hear Your Banjo Play
Presents the origin of the banjo, the development of southern folk music and its influence upon Americans. Pete Seeger plays his banjo and narrates the story. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: American folk music
Downloads: 28,782 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(13 reviews)
[movies]Danger is your companion - American National Red Cross
Shows what is being done to create an awareness of accident situations and to train people to give emergency first aid when accidents occur. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: First aid; American Red Cross
Downloads: 2,372 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Indian Countdown (from Drive-In Movie Ads)
Category: Drive-In Movie Ads Title: Indian Countdown (from Drive-In Movie Ads) Length- :39 Sound: Yes Color Description: Short countdown clips used in between ad films during a drive-in intermission keeping customers updated when the next feature would start. This is an animated Indian theme series. The countdown starts 7 but is complete to 1. No modifications have been made to the clips other than cropping...
Keywords: color; film; drive-in; movie; ad; advertisement; Indian; native; american; countdown; animation; stereotype
Downloads: 3,882 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]APEN Francis Calpotura - Shaping San Francisco
Francis Calpotura describes the importance of an identity-based organization, Asian Pacific Environmental Network, in organizing communities around environmental justice concerns.
Keywords: environmental justice; Asian Pacific Environmental Network; APEN; Asian American; identity politics
Downloads: 48
[movies]History And Functions Of The Presidency
Undated children's educational video distributed by the American Institute for Education.
Keywords: vhs; american history; political science
Downloads: 123
[movies]African American Heritage - Schlessinger Media
"Exciting adventures appear at every turn as children are introduced to the vibrant sights and and sounds of Africa (with a focus on West Africa). -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; Africa; African-American; Schlessinger
Downloads: 135
[movies]Search For Self - Color Me Clean - Black Women In Recovery - Part 2 - Black Eyes Productions
"Four black women - Joy, Debra, Jill and Brenda, retell and relive their experiences with drug addiction."-- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; african american; drugs; addiction
Downloads: 84
[movies]AIDS 87 Sept 12 - Michael Aldrich
AIDS, English, The Story of English, India, African, American, Valley Girls, Gay Slang, Japlish, Other Faces of AIDS, The Price of Democracy, Smiley's People. See scans of liner notes for detailed content.
Keywords: vhs; AIDS; San Francisco; Oakland; Berkeley; English; The Story of English; India; African; American; Valley Girls; Gay Slang; Japlish; Other Faces of AIDS; The Price of Democracy; Smiley's People
Downloads: 353
[movies]King Midas In American Sign Language
"Shows and explains key signs used in the story along with their English vocabulary words. Accompanied by a voiceover, these introductory parts prepare young viewers to relish the full beauty and elegance of American Sign Language" -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; children's books; American Sign Language
Downloads: 97
[movies]The Invisible Soldiers: Unheard Voices
"A powerful award winning documentary on the contributions of African Americans in World War II"-- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; african american history; world war II
Downloads: 249
[movies]Use The Facts - American Heart Association
"Witness three groups of teens as they become authorities on tobacco issues and advocates for tobacco control, creating change in their communities through Awareness, Advocacy, and Action."-- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; anti-smoking; American Cancer Society
Downloads: 104
[movies]Time Of Fear - PBS Home Video
"....Time of Fear tells the story of the 16,000 men, women, and children who were sent to two relocation camps in southeast Arkansas - one of the poorest and racially segregated places in America...
Keywords: vhs; WWII; Japanese American history; interviews; Arkansas; relocation camps; racism
Downloads: 2,266
[movies]Break Through Profiles Of Scientists Of Color - Blackslide
"...profiles of three scientists of color whose work in computer science and mathematics has taken them to positions of importance...All...discuss their work, their lives and the journey...in an important area of science and technology...Valerie Taylor, Richard Tapia, Freda Porter-Locklear"
Keywords: vhs; Valerie Taylor; computer science; African-American; Northwestern University; Richard Tapia; mexican-American; applied mathematics; Rice University; Freda Porter-Locklear Lumbree-Indian Pembroke; Pembroke State University
Downloads: 81
[movies]Latino Influence On The United States - TMW Media Group
"Uncover the countless ways in which Central and South American civilizations have influenced the U.S....from language to medicine, from food to manufacturing
Keywords: vhs; teen viewer; Central American culture; South American culture; ancient civilization; manifest destiny; Mexican war; farm union; grades 7-12; Latino history; Chicano history
Downloads: 82
[movies]The Etiquette Survival Kit - Lambert & Landers
"...the Kit contains basic dining and social skills presented in a concise and entertaining series of workshops with host Lyndy Janes."
Keywords: vhs; etiquette; American and European dining; proper handshake; posture; phones skills; confidence; social skills
Downloads: 187
[movies]American Culture For Children Japanese American Heritage - American Cultures for Children Video Series
..."Exciting adventures appear at every turn as children are introduced to the interesting geography, history, and culture of Japan.  Children also learn about the lives of Japanese Americans who first came to the United States over 100 years ago...
Keywords: vhs; Japanese-American Heritage; Phylicia Rashad; multicultural; diversity; grades k-4; a Humble Mouse; furoshiki; Usagi folksong
Downloads: 323
[movies]Not Your Usual " Black History" Special - Picture This America
"An interesting and entertaining look at some "not so usual" people and events in history...interwoven with little known facts about African American history..."
Keywords: vhs; African American history; Joe Louis; early Black Filmakers; Todd Duncan:the First Porgy; slave quilts; civil war soldiers; Stone Mountain; Black History
Downloads: 242
[movies]American Cultures For Children Irish American Heritage - Schlessinger Media
"...children are introduced to the land,  history, and customs of Ireland along with the story of irish immigration to America..."
Keywords: vhs; juvenile; Irish American history; Gaelic vocabulary; traditional Irish dance; St Patrick's Day Parade; Legend of Knockmany; Celtic harp; Irish Folksong; Oro; Se Do
Downloads: 258
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